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 Meet some WSU Tri-Cities Cougs

student kylie Chiesa at a desk

Kylie Chiesa

Kylie Chiesa has accepted her first teaching position as a primary autism teacher at Washington Elementary School in the Kennewick School District. “Far too often, children with special needs are told what they can’t do,” she said. “Instead of focusing on everything these children can do.”

Sam Barnes

Sam Barnes may have another semester before graduating from Washington State University Tri-Cities, but he already achieved his dream of starting his own business.

Student Demi Galindo

Demi Galindo

Demi Galindo, a master’s student at Washington State University Tri-Cities, recently received a call that would change the course of her life. She had been accepted to medical school.

Student Jamie Silva

Jamie Silva

Jamie Silva hadn’t considered a career in the medical profession until he saw directly how he could use research and patient interaction to better medical care for all citizens, regardless of demographic.

WSU Tri-Cities is a dynamic and engaged university
dedicated to excellence in research and teaching.